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‘Magnificent Seventh’ return home Aug. 18, 2017, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms
Excited families and eager friends welcomed home 7th Regiment Marines and sailors at Victory Park Thursday. Members of the ‘Magnificent Seventh’ deployed as part of Special...
VMGR-152 arrives at Whidbey Island for unit-level training Aug. 17, 2017, Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan
U.S. Marines with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron (VMGR) 152 arrived at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Washington, Aug. 13, 2017. ...
American dance with Japanese locals to honor ancestors Aug. 16, 2017, Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan
Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni residents joined hands with Japanese locals as they honored the spirits of their ancestors during the Bon-Odori festival at Kinjuen nursing...
Marine returns Japanese WWII flag to original family Aug. 15, 2017, Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan
Deep within the mountains of Gifu Prefecture, in a small farming village hidden away from the fast-paced city life, the family of a fallen Japanese soldier eagerly waited for...
Marine Corps Force Reconnaissance Company: The Clandestine Long Range Insertion Specialist Aug. 15, 2017, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma
This was a common scene for Marines with the Force Reconnaissance Company, III Marine Expeditionary Force, stationed at Camp Schwab in Okinawa, Japan, who conducted high...
Marine aids in rescue of 7-year old Japanese boy, inspired to make a difference Aug. 14, 2017, III Marine Expeditionary Force
Cries of a desperate mother and the sight of a child’s limp body on the beach alarmed Capt. Justin Griffis, who up until that point was spending a normal day snorkeling with...
Marine Commandant Orders Operational Reset for Aviation Units Aug. 12, 2017, Headquarters Marine Corps
General Robert B. Neller, Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, directed U.S. Marine Corps aviation units to conduct an operational reset for a 24 hour-period where no flight...
Northern Viper kicks off for the first time ever Aug. 11, 2017, III Marine Expeditionary Force
For the first time, more than 2,000 U.S. Marines joined with approximately 1,500 service members with the Japan Self-Defense Force to support the first iteration of Exercise...
Selected Marine Corps Reserve and air officer retention bonus Aug. 11, 2017, Marine Corps Forces Reserves
Marine Administrative Message 429/17 announces the eligibility, application and reporting procedures for the fiscal year 2018 Selected Marine Corps Reserve, Reserve Officer...
‘Untouchables’ rise to the occasion during ITX 5-17 Aug. 10, 2017, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms
The Aviation Combat Element, or ACE, plays an invaluable role within the Marine Air Ground Task Force, conducting offensive, defensive, and all other air operations to support...